Jakob Hallgren

Jakob HallgrenBorn: 1967
Citizenship: Sweden
Position at SIPRI: Deputy Director of SIPRI
Subject expertise: International theory, foreign policies of western European countries and the EU, foreign policy analysis
Languages: English, Swedish, French
Contact: Email Phone: +46-8-655 9 758

Jakob Hallgren joined SIPRI as Deputy Director in September 2012. Before joining SIPRI he worked at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, most recently as the head of its humanitarian section. He has also undertaken assignments at the Swedish Embassy in Sarajevo, the Swedish Permanent Mission in Geneva and the Swedish Armed Forces’ Headquarters. During his career he has worked closely with a variety of organizations in the fields of mediation, peace building, security systems reform, disarmament and humanitarian operations. He holds a Master of Science in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Current activities
  • Deputy Director
Annual Review 2014

SIPRI Annual Review, 2013

Annual Review 2014 contains highlights from SIPRI's research programme activities in 2014 as well as details of flagship SIPRI events and publications, significant media coverage, financial information, and staff facts and figures

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